Paul teaches Timothy that doctrine is practical for daily Christian living and it is the absense of doctrine that is the source of division in the body of Christ. The faithful teacher needs to be faithfully proclaim the great doctrines of God for the spiritual salvation, growth and equipping of God's church.
Must Hear Sermon! A wonderful sermon on the importance of Doctrine in the life of the Christian. Many in our day seemed to be scared of the very word â€˜doctrineâ€™ and want nothing to do with it. Pastor Doug VanderMeulen wonderfully sets forth the fact how Doctrine is not something to be feared and avoided but loved and studied. Doctrine is not as some suppose, something that causes DIVISION, but rather something that UNITES.
A very thorough study on what Biblical doctrine is all about and the practical importance and implications of it. A sermon rich in the Word and Spirit.
I would recommend this message to many of my own friends who claim to be saved but want to have nothing to do with doctrine. It is truly a â€˜must hear sermonâ€™!
from New Jersey
Great Sermon! Everyone should hear this good message about teaching and believing sound Bible doctrine! (Especially all preachers who claim to be called by God into the ministry)...I also agree with you with what you say about "motivational speakers" and "self-help programs"...etc.
Douglas VanderMeulen is the preaching pastor at Community Baptist Church. Committed to the principles of the 16th century reformation, Pastor VanderMeulen believes Sola Scriptura and Sola Fide is best understood in light of the Bible's covenantal structure. As a result, the...